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" The whole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions, — the most unremitting despotism on the one part and degrading submissions on the other. "
The Testimony of God Against Slavery: A Collection of Passages from the ... - Page 69
by La Roy Sunderland - 1836 - 177 pages
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Annual Record of the Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachussets

Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company of Massachusetts - 1853 - 792 pages
...manners of our people produced by the existence of Slavery among us. The whole commerce between the master and slave is a perpetual exercise of the most...boisterous passions, the most unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submission on the other. Our children see this and learn to imitate it."...
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Putnam's Monthly, Volume 10

164 pages
...manners of our people produced by the existence of slavery among us. The whole commerca between muster and slave is a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions — the most unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submissions on the other. Our children see this, and learn to imitate it...
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Speeches in Congress [1841-1852]

Joshua Reed Giddings - Slavery - 1853 - 538 pages
...this point, Mr. Jefferson, in his " Notes on Virginia," says : " The whole commerce between muster and slave is a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions, the most unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submission on the other. " The man mast be a prodigy who can retain his...
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The Pro-slavery Argument: As Maintained by the Most Distinguished Writers of ...

Slavery - 1853 - 508 pages
...philanthropic a heart is justly entitled. " The whole commerce between master and slave," says he, " is a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions ; the most unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submission on the other. Our children see this, and learn to imitate it,...
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The Writings of Thomas Jefferson: Inaugural addresses and messages. Replies ...

Thomas Jefferson - United States - 1854 - 634 pages
...be an unhappy influence on the manners of our people produced by the existence of slavery among us. The whole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual...boisterous passions, the most unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submissions on the other. Our children see this, and learn to imitate it...
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Annals of the Congress of the United States, Volume 1; Volume 35

United States. Congress - Law - 1855 - 714 pages
...position, he had read sundry passages from Mr. Jefferson's Notes ; the most prominent were the following: " The whole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual exercise of the most boisterous passions. Our children see this, and learn to imitate it. I tremble for my country, when I reflect that God is...
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Address Illustrative of the Nature and Power of the Slave States, and the ...

Josiah Quincy - History - 1856 - 32 pages
...graphically exhibits " the unhappy influence on the manners of slaveholders by ttfe existence of slavery. The whole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual...boisterous passions; the most unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submission on the other. Our children see this, learn to imitate it; for...
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Recent Speeches and Addresses [1851-1855]

Charles Sumner - Antislavery movements - 1856 - 734 pages
...was reminded of the striking words by Jefferson, picturing the influence of Slavery, where he says, " The whole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual...boisterous passions, the most unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submission on the other. Our children see this, and learn to imitate it;...
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Speech of General J. Watson Webb, at the Great Mass Meeting on the ...

James Watson Webb - Campaign literature - 1856 - 112 pages
...leave to the advocates of Slavery-extension, the task of explaining it away. Mr. Jefferson says : — " The whole commerce between master and slave is a perpetual...boisterous passions ; the most unremitting despotism on the one part, and degrading submissions on the other. * * * With the morals of the people, their industry...
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A Sketch of the Laws Relating to Slavery in the Several States of the United ...

George McDowell Stroud - Enslaved persons - 1856 - 320 pages
...it should always be a sufficient one that his child is present. But generally it is not sufficient. The parent storms, the child looks on, catches the lineaments of wrath, puts on the same airs in tJie circle of smaller slaves, gives a loose to his worst passions, AND, THUS NURSED, EDUCATED, AND...
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